Travel

Whenever I travel, my husband jokes with me about how many photos I take. Reference photos are my crutch since I am always looking for something to paint. All I have to do is go back to my Aperture li...

Water Scenes

As a landscape painter, I enjoy including streams, lakes, and rivers into my paintings. The reflections off the water add that extra dimension to a painting....

Charleston

A couple years back, I joined 10 artists for a week in Charleston to paint plein air. We rented a house on the beach and every morning we awoke to the most beautiful sunrise over the ocean. Then onto ...

Hilton Head

Two of my painting buddies, Jill and Barbara, and I went on a girls trip to Hilton Head. Jill’s mother has a condo there so were able to paint all day. What a luxury!...

Sunflowers on Majors

  I love it when the sunflowers are in bloom. This field of sunflowers, a few miles from my house, are all in bloom in late August. The family who owns it, sells them on an honor system, leaving ...

Oil studies

Getting back into oils, I painted a few oil studies plein air.  ...

Linger Longer

Linger Longer There is a wonderful field and horse pasture, by my house, that I drive by often. Every time I pass by, this one particular tree captures my eye. Each time I see it, the color and leaves...